Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 230984
partprobe fails with CDROM inside
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:58 EST
Description of problem:
Partprobe has a problem when used to probe new partitions. The problem happens
if there is a CD-ROM placed in the CD drive. If the cd is removed it works fine.
The error is attached.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a new partition on a disk having the ROOT FS
2. Ensure you have a cdrom placed in the DVD-drive
3. you should get it the error. I haven't tried it in multiple PC.
The partprobe is aborted
The partition table should be properly updated
Created attachment 149255 [details]
the error message
I've fixed this problem in parted-1.8.6. I'll release an update for FC-6. Thanks.